Category Archives: Regina


Friendship is not The F-Word

“Nobody wants to be friends with the girl with a boyfriend.” Except The F-Word‘s main dude, Wallace(Daniel Radcliffe). Feeling sorry for himself and living with his sister after dropping out of medical school, Wallace is being mopey and creating anti-love magnetic poetry about town. See, he dropped out of medical school because his girlfriend made out with another guy – which made him flash back to his own surgeon parents’ infidelities. Dude, I get it – no one wants to realize they’re walking their parents’ path. Basically, he becomes a med-school dropout in the middle of a quarter life crisis. Then he meets Chantry(the ineffable Zoe Kazan).

Sandra Butel Regina Folk Fest Spareparts Community Member

Community Member Profile: Sandra BUTEL

A gathering of makers, thinkers, and doers, The Spareparts Community is made up of fine folks who contribute to a creative atmosphere in their cities. Follow along with us as we share what inspires them. Today, we feature Regina’s Sandra Butel whom you may know as the Artistic Director of the Regina Folk Festival. If you made it out to the festival this past weekend, you’ll understand what a positive force it is in the city (Serena Ryder, Indigo Girls, and Sam Roberts Band= good vibes for all), and if this is your intro to RFF, I’m pleased to take you behind the curtain to meet one of the minds behind a truly awesome musical event set on the prairies.


Is Your Social Media Persona A Little To Glossy?

With the idea of doing a spring clean on my personal social media accounts, I found myself in a whole new closet I didn’t know to exist. What exactly do I mean? Well first off I had decided to stop following any one that 1. I didn’t know on some sort of personal or professional level and 2. I didn’t really have any interest in the content or commentary they were sending out into the on-line world. Now, this may seem very simple but this is where the discovery was made…